New Delhi: Ustad Pyarelal Wadali, younger brother of Ustad Puran Chand Wadali passed away in Amritsar on Friday morning due to cardiac arrest. He was 75.
Pyarelal breathed his last at Amritsar’s Fortis Escorts Hospital where he was admitted on Thursday, reports Hindustan Times.
Wadali Brothers, who are famous for their Punjabi Sufi music, hail from a village near Amritsar. The duo started off as bhajan singers at Harballah temple in Jalandhar. They were known for their various styles of singing such as Kaafian, ghazal and bhajan.
Some of the popular Bollywood numbers by Wadali Brothers were ‘Aye Rangrez Mere’ (Tanu Weds Manu; 2011) and Ik Tu Hi Tu Hi (Mausam; 2011), ‘Tu maane ya na maane’ among others.